Second edition now available
An indispensible companion for planning Thames estuary passages, this book provides you with everything you need to plan your passage across the Thames Estuary.
The first section of the book provides you with guidance on the choice of route, variously between Ramsgate and the Kent, Essex and Suffolk Rivers. In the Second Edition, route guidance is now extended up from 32 to 63 routes, including the ‘outside’ route between Ramsgate and Harwich Harbour and the Deben. The second section puts all the data -
The object is help you plan your journey across the complex waters of the Thames Estuary quickly, safely, easily and accurately. To do this the navigational guidance discusses opportunities and hazards for each of your potential choices, the data section will provide key data for your chosen route and the series of tables provides alternatives for Springs and Neaps for a choice of average boat speeds of 4, 5, 6 and 7 knots.
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